The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 47 30 59
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +29
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 14 37 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 2.60% 7.33% 1.96%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.33% 28.91% 8.02%
Number of salaries quoted 14 30 13
Average salary £46,250 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.33% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,750 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
SQL Server 2008
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Slough region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
150 128 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 27.83% 25.35% 24.40%
Number of salaries quoted 125 113 152
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -7.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,500 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Slough region.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Slough

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Slough region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Slough

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Slough region citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2008.

1 43 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 29 (67.44%) Microsoft
3 28 (65.12%) SQL Server 2005
4 20 (46.51%) SQL
5 18 (41.86%) MDX
6 17 (39.53%) Linux
6 17 (39.53%) Business Intelligence
7 16 (37.21%) Windows
8 15 (34.88%) IIS
8 15 (34.88%) MySQL
9 14 (32.56%) T-SQL
10 13 (30.23%) Performance Tuning
11 12 (27.91%) cPanel
11 12 (27.91%) Webmin
11 12 (27.91%) Plesk
11 12 (27.91%) Apache
11 12 (27.91%) vSphere
11 12 (27.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 12 (27.91%) VMware
12 10 (23.26%) PHP
13 9 (20.93%) Active Directory
14 8 (18.60%) Red Hat
14 8 (18.60%) VPN
14 8 (18.60%) Python
14 8 (18.60%) Perl
14 8 (18.60%) VMware ESX
14 8 (18.60%) Ubuntu
14 8 (18.60%) Windows Server 2008
14 8 (18.60%) CentOS
14 8 (18.60%) nginx

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Slough region citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2008. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (34.88%) IIS
2 12 (27.91%) Apache
3 8 (18.60%) nginx
4 4 (9.30%) Lync
4 4 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (9.30%) MS Exchange
4 4 (9.30%) CMS
4 4 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (9.30%) Drupal
4 4 (9.30%) Alfresco
4 4 (9.30%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (16.28%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.98%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.63%) SaaS
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.60%) VPN
2 6 (13.95%) DNS
2 6 (13.95%) DHCP
2 6 (13.95%) Firewall
3 5 (11.63%) VLAN
3 5 (11.63%) SAN
4 4 (9.30%) WAN
4 4 (9.30%) SNMP
4 4 (9.30%) LAN
4 4 (9.30%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (9.30%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (9.30%) Structured Cabling
5 3 (6.98%) Network Security
5 3 (6.98%) Wireless
5 3 (6.98%) VoIP
6 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.33%) SSL
7 1 (2.33%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 28 (65.12%) SQL Server 2005
3 15 (34.88%) MySQL
4 12 (27.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (18.60%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (16.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (13.95%) Crystal Reports
7 6 (13.95%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (13.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (9.30%) Pharmaceutical
1 4 (9.30%) Games
2 3 (6.98%) Advertising
3 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (37.21%) Developer
2 8 (18.60%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 7 (16.28%) Linux Engineer
4 6 (13.95%) Support Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 5 (11.63%) Report Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Linux Support Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Linux Support
6 4 (9.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Business Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Business Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Senior Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Senior Data Warehouse Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) IT Support Technician
8 2 (4.65%) Support Technician
8 2 (4.65%) Software Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (41.86%) MDX
2 2 (4.65%) DHTML
2 2 (4.65%) HTML
2 2 (4.65%) .NET
2 2 (4.65%) XML
2 2 (4.65%) XSL
2 2 (4.65%) LAMP
2 2 (4.65%) Ajax
3 1 (2.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Replication
1 4 (9.30%) Clustering
2 2 (4.65%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (39.53%) Linux
2 16 (37.21%) Windows
3 8 (18.60%) Ubuntu
3 8 (18.60%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (18.60%) CentOS
4 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (9.30%) Windows 7
7 3 (6.98%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (39.53%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (30.23%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (16.28%) ETL
4 6 (13.95%) Migration
5 5 (11.63%) ITIL
6 4 (9.30%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (6.98%) Patch Management
7 3 (6.98%) Change Control
8 2 (4.65%) Logistics
9 1 (2.33%) Incident Management
9 1 (2.33%) Load Balancing
9 1 (2.33%) Time Management
9 1 (2.33%) Data Modelling
9 1 (2.33%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (2.33%) Mentoring
9 1 (2.33%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 20 (46.51%) SQL
2 14 (32.56%) T-SQL
3 10 (23.26%) PHP
4 8 (18.60%) Perl
4 8 (18.60%) Python
5 4 (9.30%) PowerShell
6 3 (6.98%) C#
7 2 (4.65%) JavaScript
7 2 (4.65%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.33%) VB
8 1 (2.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) MCSE
1 3 (6.98%) MCSA
1 3 (6.98%) CCNA
1 3 (6.98%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) SLA
2 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 12 (27.91%) vSphere
2 9 (20.93%) Active Directory
3 8 (18.60%) VMware ESX
3 8 (18.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (9.30%) Samba
4 4 (9.30%) XenDesktop
4 4 (9.30%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (6.98%) XenApp
6 1 (2.33%) Xen
6 1 (2.33%) Terminal Server
6 1 (2.33%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 12 (27.91%) Plesk
1 12 (27.91%) cPanel
1 12 (27.91%) Webmin
2 4 (9.30%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (67.44%) Microsoft
2 12 (27.91%) VMware
3 8 (18.60%) Red Hat
4 7 (16.28%) Cisco
5 6 (13.95%) Citrix
6 5 (11.63%) Tableau
7 4 (9.30%) HP
7 4 (9.30%) Brocade
7 4 (9.30%) ProCurve
7 4 (9.30%) SolarWinds
7 4 (9.30%) 3PAR
8 1 (2.33%) Oracle
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Slough
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 27 days ago